Are posttraumatic stress disorder mental health terms found in SNOMED-CT medical terminology.

@article{Trusko2010ArePS,
  title={Are posttraumatic stress disorder mental health terms found in SNOMED-CT medical terminology.},
  author={Brett E. Trusko and S. Trent Rosenbloom and Diane Montella and James C. Jackson and Fern FitzHenry and Steven H. Brown and Peter L. Elkin and Elliot M. Fielstein and Kristen Kotter and Mark Tuttle and Richard J Iannelli and Theodore Speroff},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={794-801}
}
The authors sought to evaluate how well the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) controlled vocabulary represents terms commonly used clinically when documenting posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). A list was constructed based on the PTSD criteria in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (DSM-IV; American Psychiatric Association, 1994), symptom assessment instruments, and publications. Although two teams mapping the terms to… CONTINUE READING